Barsai - [ Syriac Not Available ]

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In hagiography: Barsai was a bishop of Ḥarran and then Edessa while Ephrem the Syrian lived in Edessa; he built the "Grand Baptistery" there.

Names

  • Barsai
  • BARSAÏ1
  • Barses
Sex: male1
Floruit: 361-3781

Notes

In hagiography: Barsai was a bishop of Ḥarran and then Edessa while Ephrem the Syrian lived in Edessa; he built the "Grand Baptistery" there.
The west Syriac martyrology of Rabban Ṣalība commemorates Barsaï on the 12 of January.
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Works Cited

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  • 1 Jean Maurice Fiey, Saints Syriaques (Princeton, N.J.: The Darwin Press, Inc., 2004), entry: 77.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.
  • 4 Robert Devreesse, Le patriarcat d'Antioche: depuis la paix de l'église jusqu'a la conquête arabe (Paris: J. Gabalda et cie, 1945)., : 291.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 5 Alfred Baudrillart et al., Dictionnaire d'histoire et de géographie ecclésiastiques (Paris: Letouzey et Ané, 1912)., : VI, col. 954, s.v. Barses.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic Record
  • 6 J. B Segal, Edessa 'the blessed city', (Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1970)., : 88, 91, 104, 175, 188.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record
  • 7 Pontificia Università lateranense and Istituto Giovanni XXIII, Bibliotheca sanctorum (Roma: Istituto Giovanni XXIII nella Pontificia Università lateranense, 1961-1970)., : II, 840-41.Link to The Srophe web application Bibliographic Record.Link to Zotero Bibliographic RecordLink to Worldcat Bibliographic record

How to Cite This Entry

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Barsai” in , last modified August 17, 2016, http://syriaca.org/person/1161.

Bibliography:

Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al., “Barsai.” In , edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent and David A. Michelson. Vol. 1 of Gateway to the Syriac Saints, edited by Jeanne-Nicole Mellon Saint-Laurent et al.. Syriaca.org: The Syriac Reference Portal, 2016. Entry published August 17, 2016. http://syriaca.org/person/1161.

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